Delhi Commission for Women

DCW writes to K’taka CM after domestic abuse video goes viral

The commission said in a notice the said video is alleged to be from Bengaluru, Karnataka. 

published on : 4th October 2022

Child porn: DCW calls Twitter’s reply ‘casual’, seeks CBI’s intervention

The commission said it has identified 14 more tweets, apart from the ones it has already flagged, involving children in sexual activities.

published on : 1st October 2022

Child porn on Twitter: Delhi Commission For Women seeks CBI chief's intervention

Senior officers of the Delhi Police, who appeared before the DCW on Friday, said they have set up eight expert teams and conducted raids across the country.

published on : 30th September 2022

HIV test of rape survivors a must on first visit, says Delhi Commission For Women

The Delhi Commission For Women (DCW) has recommended hospitals to conduct mandatory HIV tests of sexual assault survivors on their first visit.

published on : 30th September 2022

DCW issues notice in doctor ‘molested’ by undertrial prisoner in Mandoli jail case

Panel said it has issued notice to Director General of Prisons seeking details of FIR & enquiry report in this. It has also sought to know steps taken by authorities to ensure safety of female staff.

published on : 29th September 2022

Minor sodomised in N-E Delhi, DCW seeks report

The DCW said it received a complaint from a woman who said her son was sexually assaulted by people who even inserted a rod in his private parts. 

published on : 26th September 2022

Delhi: Minor boy gang-raped; rod inserted in private parts

The boy has been admitted to a hospital in very critical condition.

published on : 25th September 2022

DCW issues summonses to Twitter, Delhi Police over 'child pornography' videos on website 

Twitter and the Delhi Police have been given time till September 26 to respond to the summonses.

published on : 20th September 2022

Just 40 plaints of sexual harassment in last three years, says Delhi women's commission report

The commission also issued notices to all district magistrates in Delhi seeking information about the status of the LCCs in their district.

published on : 20th September 2022

DCW sends notice to police after woman alleges trafficking

However, she was once again abducted by the accused and forced into prostitution in Pune and Delhi.

published on : 8th September 2022

DCW asks Delhi police about action taken after stalker opened fire at 16-year-old girl

According to the notice, the DCW has taken suo-moto cognisance of media reports of the case of stalking and attempt to murder of a girl in Sangam Vihar in south Delhi.

published on : 27th August 2022

DCW begins study on condition of Hindu women refugees living in Majnu Ka Tila

The commission will submit recommendations from the study to the Centre and the Delhi government for the rehabilitation of these refugee women.

published on : 18th August 2022

'Shaktimaan' actor Mukesh Khanna equates 'girls asking for sex' to prostitutes, DCW seeks FIR against him

Following the criticism, Khanna said he was not making comments on general man-woman relationship and his purpose was to make the 'youth aware about sex racket'.

published on : 11th August 2022

Stung by controversy, Indian Bank withdraws 'discriminatory' medical certificate format for pregnant women

DCW chief Swati Maliwal had also written to the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT), seeking its urgent intervention into the matter.

published on : 20th July 2022

Delhi Commission for Women seeks police report on minor’s rape

The accused has been apprehended and being interrogated while his wife is still absconding said the DCP.

published on : 17th July 2022

Need timely checks to prevent AIDS among sexual assault survivors, says DCW

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) has issued a notice to health officials and Delhi Police seeking data regarding HIV testing of sexual assault survivors and accused.

published on : 7th July 2022

DCW writes to RBI on Indian Bank's hiring circular terming pregnant women 'temporarily unfit'

The DCW said the alleged action of the bank is 'discriminatory and illegal' as it is contrary to the Maternity Benefits provided under 'The Code of Social Security, 2020'.

published on : 20th June 2022

Delhi Police files FIR after DCW's plaint against Layer'r perfume brand over 'obscene Shot' ads

She had also written to the Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur seeking his intervention in the matter.

published on : 9th June 2022

Gangrape, killing of 13-year-old girl in Bulandshahr: DCW writes to Yogi seeking action

The DCW has also sought an FIR against the police officers concerned for allegedly refusing to act in the matter.

published on : 6th June 2022

Four civic body-run schools under scanner of DCW over safety

In its notice, the DCW said that an inquiry took place regarding safety of girls in primary schools of Delhi after receiving many complaints.

published on : 24th May 2022
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